Derek Moye pulls in a pass at the Steelers OTA practice at their South Side training facility.

On the Steelers: Moye, Brown are friends, but they have become big rivals — again

Close friends and former Penn State teammates Justin Brown and Derek Moye are rivals for one spot with Steelers — again.

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 Deshea Townsend

Former Steeler owns two homes where drug busts occurred

Trevor Deshea Townsend, 38, has not been implicated in either case and could not be reached for comment.

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 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger gets a throw off against the Bills in a preseason game earlier this month at Heinz Field.

Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 8.27.14

Gerry takes your questions on the Steelers, who have their final exhibition game tomorrow night.

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 Le'Veon Bell picks up four yards on a carry against the Eagles last week at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

NFL running games on verge of extinction

If officials continue to call as many regular-season pass-defense penalties as they have in the preseason, running game could vanish.

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 The New York Giants Jordan Stanton sacks Steelers quarterback Landry Jones earlier this month at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

Steelers notebook: Special team players go under microscope

Several players looking for roster spots will be under the gun Thursday night when the Steelers end their preseason against Carolina.

1 day ago

 Steelers coach Mike Tomlin

Tomlin plans to rest several Steelers in preseason finale with Panthers

QB Ben Roethlisberger and safety Troy Polamalu are among those not expected to play Thursday.

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 Running back Tauren Poole was among 15 players cut from the Steelers roster today.

Steelers trim roster to 75

The Steelers cut 15 players today. They’ll have to cut 22 more to get down to the 53-man limit for the regular season by 4 p.m. Saturday.

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  Heath Miller is tackled by the Eagles Cedric Thornton in the first half Thursday at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 8.26.14

Ed takes your questions on the Steelers who are in their final week of the preseason.

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 Ben Roethlisberger's on-field action will be confined to practice from now until the season opener.

On the Steelers: Offense plays it safe with and without Roethlisberger

St. Louis starter Sam Bradford's knee injury sent shock waves through the NFL, with Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger taking notice.

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 The Steelers' Antonio Brown pulls in a touchdown pass against the Bills during this year's second preseason game.

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 08.25.14

With the NFL preseason winding down, Steelers beat reporter Ray Fittipaldo answers your questions.

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 Ike Taylor breaks up pass intended for the Eagles Riley Cooper in the first half at Lincoln Financial Field Philadelphia, Pa

Steelers defensive backs fed up with flags

Defensive penalties have plagued cornerbacks and safeties this preseason, and the Steelers defensive backs have no choice but to adjust.

3 days ago

 Peter Ladygo

Obituary: Peter G. Ladygo Sr. / Former Steelers offensive guard

Peter G. “Pete” Ladygo Sr. had a job title that would make any athlete at least a little envious, even in 1952: guard for the Pittsburgh

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 Steelers safety Troy Polamalu - "We're lucky last week wasn't Week 1."

Sloppy Steelers defense lights fire under Polamalu

Veteran leader Troy Polamalu wasn't happy with the defense Thursday, and at least one fellow Steeler hopes teammates take notice.

4 days ago

 Steelers coach Mike Tomlin is one of several National Football League coaches who never played in the league.

Why do NFL coaches rarely rise from the ranks of players?

In the NFL, only 19 percent — six of 32 ­— of the head coaches who will lead their teams into the 2014 season played in the league.

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 Ben Roethlisberger trots off the field, eyes closed, on Thursday in Philadelphia.

Ron Cook: Bad signs much more ominous for Steelers defense

The Steelers looked bad in all aspects Thursday, but the most troublesome signs are on a defense that simply hasn't been good for two years.

4 days ago

 Brett Keisel gives a big hug to former Steeler Duce Staley, now a coach with the Eagles, before Thursday night's preseason game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

Keisel eager to make big impact for the Steelers

Brett Keisel, 35, watched Philadelphia torch the Steelers’ young defense from the sidelines. His view might change, but will the outcome?

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 LeGarrette Blount had seven carries for 32 yards Thursday night in Philadelphia.

Ron Cook: Bad day on field for Steelers; worse off it

Never mind a 31-21 loss -- the Steelers had bigger problems off the field, since Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount were caught not

6 days ago

 Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell drops a pass Thursday night against the Eagles.

Steelers notebook: Bell, Blount play despite drug case

The Steelers held off discipline for two running backs involved in a drug case, and both played against the Eagles.

6 days ago

 Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount were arrested by Ross Township police Wednesday.

Criminal complaint details marijuana citations for Steelers Blount, Bell

"I didn't know that you could get a DUI for being high. I smoked two hours ago," the complaint quoted Le'Veon Bell as saying.

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 Fantex, a San Francisco brand-building company founded late last year, has grown rapidly since April when it first sold 421,000 shares of a tracking stock that promised shareholders 10 percent of all future football-related earnings for San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis.

Sports brokerage Fantex adds more players as season approaches

As the season kickoff nears, sports brokerage Fantex has given fans another reason to watch the NFL stocks.

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Cam Newton says he'll be ready to play in Week 1

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Cam Newton expects to be ready for the Panthers Sept. 7 regular season opener against Tampa Bay....

New AP award to recognize top NFL assistant coach

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Associated Press will recognize the NFL's top assistant coach with a new award beginning this season, the

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In an ideal world, my starting fantasy lineup this season would feature Peyton Manning, LeSean McCoy, Calvin Johnson, and Jimmy Graham.

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